A poem from the new collection by Miriam Nash, All the Prayers in the House.Read More
The tropical rainforest of southeastern Peru contains oxbow lakes that are home to giant otters and black caiman. Surrounded by a sea of forest, biologist and conservationist Jessica Groenendijk, has come to see these bodies of water as islands offering an escape into stillness.Read More
We all have islands we long to visit. Some people dream of soaking up the sun on Bora Bora, of crossing the glaciers of Svalbard, of coming face-to-face with the statues of Easter Island, of witnessing the unique wildlife of the Galapagos Islands.
Others, namely those with a death wish, may find a storymap of 12 abandoned islands more appealing. From the radioactive sands of Bikini Atoll, to the viper infested terrain of Ilha da Queimada Grande, there's much to explore.
A poem by Donald S Murray recalls a daring leap made by the social campaigner Lady Prudence Jellicoe when she visited Madeira in 1936.Read More
Zack Seckler is a celebrated American photographer who counts some of the world's biggest brands on his list of clients. He also happens to have found a niche in abstract landscape photography, most recently expressed in a sublime series of images shot in Iceland. Head over to IGNANT to see a gallery of his incredible work.
Wrens make the most of the season, feeding along the shoreline and nesting on cliffs and crevices.Read More
Three poems set on Fair Isle by the Shetland writer.Read More
A short story by Gabriella Bennett set on Harris in the Outer Hebrides.Read More
A poem inspired by the history of Copeland Island in the north Irish sea.Read More
An extract from the new book by Barry Smith.Read More
At the Húsavík Whale Museum in the far north of Iceland, Lesley Harrison encounters a compelling installation by the artist Marina Rees.Read More
An extract from Ghosts on Shore: Travels along Germany’s Baltic coast, the new book by Paul Scraton.Read More
Marcel Krueger traces a path through the rugged hills and troubled histories of Rathlin Island, the northernmost point of Northern Ireland.Read More